Dec 5, 2013 6:00am EST
the last time think i will be on the show this year, the microsoft story points to the nsa issue. and i still believe that is the biggest tech story of the year. last time i was on we talked a lot about twitter. pre-ipo and now it is trading in the 40's, out of the gate raging. but the nsa story and what i think isught forth going to have far, far reaching impacts. >> we want to have you on the show once more this year. we are doing our new year's eve show midnight at the new york federal reserve. we will have you on. forex report. let's quickly get there. british sterling -- £ would better than good. i don't have it on their. 1.3589.lar, it is "bloomberg surveillance." ♪ >> this is "bloomberg surveillance." , the volcker 950 rule and this morning volcker rule will forever change american banking. good news for the president. a warm bodies are signing up for health care.gov. ford motor tries to strike magic again. a new mustang. we will speak today to alan mulally and mark fields. dear board wants to party like it is 1964. good morning, everyone. it is "bloomberg surveillance.
Dec 9, 2013 6:00am EST
biggest tech companies are joining forces. they are demanding reforms on the nsa surveillance program. names include cap -- apple, google -- all of the silicon valley companies. they highlight the need to reform practices. after president obama told msnbc that he plans to propose curbs on the nsa to guard against snooping. >> facebook says to mind my business. >> what is the story here? >> there is tension between what the government is trying to get and forcing them to unveil or reveal some of what they have been doing. they are trying to hold back on releasing too much information. >> do they have my e-mails? >> i think that they do. >> madeleine albright says that they have been -- this has been going on for years. the french were listening to phone calls. this is not new. edward snowden has put this out there and everyone is panicked. >> they may think that there e- mails to eharmony --? >> sadly, they are not that interesting. page out is taking a of bill ackman's playbook. they have accused herbalife of being a pyramid's create -- scheme. they are approaching investors.